Signe Wilkinson's honors include the 1992 Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning (the first woman to win this award), the 1997, 2001 and 2007 Overseas Press Club Award, the 2002 RFK Award and she has the distinction of having been named "the Pennsylvania state vegetable substitute" by the former speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Her cartoons are syndicated by the Washington Post Writers Group.
Related Links- all across the country it is being reported that public defenders' have work overloads. But I don't see where state legislatures are funding more lawyers, staff, or support personnel to handle the crisis. Maybe our county commissioners should use the four million dollars they foolishly pay lobbyists to support our criminal justice system instead, or would that just make too much sense?